Thursday, April 18, 2024


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Updated 24 minutes ago

Sex offender sentenced to 40 years

A Lake County man was sentenced in Polson District Court April 10 to the Montana State Prison for 60 years, with 2…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Ronan woman pleads not guilty to weapon assault

A Ronan woman is accused of firing two rounds from a firearm during a domestic dispute. Lucy Laryn Smith-Cluff, 26, entered a plea of not guilty in Polson Dist…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Cherry growers host annual meeting April 13

The 86th annual cherry growers’ meeting presented by the Flathead Lake Cherry Growers Association will be held Saturday, April 13, at the Yellow Bay Community …

Updated 3 weeks ago
Choral Society offers Spring Concerts April 20-21

Mission Valley Choral Society’s Spring Concert Weekend begins with a concert at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at the St. Ignatius Mission and ends with a concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in Polson at the Immaculate…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Polson Seniors: Thanks for nutrition support

Thank you to Country Pasta, Montana Marbled Meats and Super One Foods for their continuing support of our nutrition program.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Ronan Seniors: Easter dinner served Friday

The center serves Easter Dinner March 29 with a meal of ham salad and dessert. Other upcoming meals include enchiladas April 1 and stroganoff April 3.

Updated 3 weeks ago
St. Ignatius Seniors: Happy Spring, Montana-style

Happy Spring Montana Style. Mother Nature pulled a good one on us with the snow and cold weather. The next Bingo will be April 13 at 2 p.m. Come and enjoy, with the possibility of winning the special Blackout Prize.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Driver in high-speed chase charged with endangering motorists

A Ronan man is accused of endangering other motorists during a pursuit with law enforcement. Daylan James Munoz Little, 24, entered a plea of not guilty in Polson District Court March 20 to felony criminal endanger…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Polson Bridge slated for biennial inspection

The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) plans to inspect the Polson Bridge on U.S. Highway 93 during the week of April 1, weather permitting. The bridge crosses the Flathead River in the heart of Polson.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Speaker explores "Climate Conversations Across Differences"

The Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition hosts “Climate Conversations Across Differences” at 7 p.m. April 3 at the Mission Valley United Methodist Church atop Post Creek Hill, north of St. Ignatius.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Uncharted territory: U.S. Attorney paints bleak picture of 280 withdrawal

During a meeting that lasted more than an hour, U.S. Attorney Jesse Laslovich and U.S. Assistant Attorney Ryan Weldon sought to map the law-enforcement landsca…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Filing deadline for school board trustees is March 28

Looking for a challenging and rewarding way to contribute to the community? Seats are open on every school board in Lake County. But hurry: the filing deadline is today, March 28.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Landowners object to FWS efforts to use conservation lands for new headquarters

Dean Vaughan, a biologist who has worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for more than 30 years, was finishing a conference call in his home office sout…

Updated 3 weeks ago
CSKT offers to loan bear-resistant garbage cans

To facilitate Bear Smart practices in local communities, CSKT is continuing its Bear-Resistant Garbage Can Loaner Program to reservation residents who self-haul garbage to a local transfer station.

Updated 3 weeks ago
Drone curriculum takes flight in Polson Middle School

Just the word “drone” entices kids; they want to get their hands on the intricate machines and learn how to fly them. If they attend Polson Middle School, they…

Updated 3 weeks ago
Applications due by April 8 to fill judicial vacancy

In the wake of Judge Deborah “Kim” Christopher’s announcement last week that she’s resigning from the bench effective April 5, Governor Greg Gianforte announced this week that his office is now accepting applicatio…